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  • Name John Kumpf  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16
    Born 24 Jun 1776  Bowers, Maxatawny Twp, Berks Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened 20 Oct 1776  Christ (Delong's) Reformed Church, Bowers, Maxatawny Twp, Berks Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    AFN BP15-JB 
    Census 1800  Dover Twp, York Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    1800 U.S. Census 
    Census 1810  Dover Twp, York Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    1810 U.S. Census 
    Census 1820  Dover Twp, York Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    1820 U.S. Census 
    Census 1830  Dover Twp, York Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    1830 U.S. Census 
    Census 1840  Dover Twp, York Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    1840 U.S. Census 
    Census 3 Sep 1850  Dover Twp, York Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    1850 U.S. Census 
    Name Johannes Kumpf 
    Name John Kump 
    Died 20 Apr 1857  Dover Twp, York Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Strayers Cemetery, Dover Twp, York Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1343  default
    Last Modified 10 Mar 2011 

    Father Johann Wilhelm Kumpf,   b. 4 Sep 1745, Beerfelden, Erbach, Hessen-Darmstadt, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 14 May 1803  (Age 57 years) 
    Mother Eva Margaretha,   b. Abt 1750,   d. Bef 14 May 1803  (Age ~ 53 years) 
    Married Y  [17, 18, 19, 20
    Family ID F588  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Barbara Bentzel,   b. 10 Apr 1773, of Dover Twp, York Co, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Mar 1862, Dover Twp, York Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Married Abt 1798  Bowers, Maxatawny Twp, Berks Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [21
    Children 
     1. Anna Maria Kump,   b. 10 Dec 1799, York Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    +2. David Kump,   b. 6 May 1801, Dover Twp, York Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jan 1872, Sumner Twp, Jefferson Co, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
    +3. Daniel Kump,   b. 15 Oct 1803, York, York Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jun 1889, Mahoning Co, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
     4. Elizabeth Kump,   b. 20 Aug 1806, York, York Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Catharine Kump,   b. 18 Jan 1809, Dover Twp, York Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Dec 1854  (Age 45 years)
     6. Sarah Kump,   b. 22 Apr 1813, York, York Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. William Kump,   b. 1816, of Dover Twp, York Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Dec 1846, West Manchester Twp, York Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 30 years)
     8. Lydia Kump,   b. 15 Feb 1819, Dover Twp, York Co, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 19 Mar 2010 
    Family ID F587  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Christ Lutheran Church [23 Mar 2006]
    Christ Lutheran Church [23 Mar 2006]
    Photo of Christ Lutheran Church at York, Pennsylvania, erected 2 Jul 1812 and re-dedicated 23 Sep 1966. Several ancestors attended this church. Examples of family participation include the marriage of David Kump and Barbara NAYLOR and the christenings of John Kump and Barbara BENTZEL Kump's first two children. Photo taken by Chad G. Nichols. Used by permission. © All rights reserved.

    Documents
    Birth Record
    Birth Record
    Birth Record from Christ Reformed DeLong's Church at Bowers, Maxatawny Twp, Berks, Pennsylvania; Lists "Johannes Kumpf," son of "Wilhelm Kumpf & Eva Margretha," sponsors "Johannes Schlegel & Catharina (Source: FHL 940424 Item 2)
    Birth Transcription [24 Jun 1776]
    Birth Transcription [24 Jun 1776]
    Birth listing of John Kumpf in DeLong's Reformed Church records
    Birth Record
    Birth Record
    Delong's Reformed Church, Bowers, Berks, Pennsylvania: Birth record of John Kumpf, transcribed after being translated into English from original German records; research by John Beowulf
    1800 U.S. Census
    1800 U.S. Census
    Dover, York, Pennsylvania: "Henry Pencel" & "John Cump" families, immediate next-door neighbors
    1810 U.S. Census
    1810 U.S. Census
    Dover Twp, York, Pennsylvania: "John Cump" family
    1820 U.S. Census
    1820 U.S. Census
    Dover Twp, York, Pennsylvania: "Jno Cump" family
    1830 U.S. Census
    1830 U.S. Census
    Dover Twp, York, Pennsylvania: "John Kump" family
    1840 U.S. Census
    1840 U.S. Census
    Dover Twp, York, Pennsylvania: "John Kump" family
    1850 U.S. Census
    1850 U.S. Census
    Dover, York, Pennsylvania: "John Kumpff" family

    Headstones
    Headstone [Sep 1977]
    Headstone [Sep 1977]
    Headstone of John Kump/Kumpf. Marker reads: "IN memory of JOHN KUMP Born June 25 1776 Died April 20 1857 Aged 80 years 9 m. & days." Original image taken by and in possession of Dorel G. Kump. Scanned by Chad G. Nichols. Used by permission. © All rights reserved.
    Generation Shot [Sep 1977]
    Generation Shot [Sep 1977]
    Photo taken Sep 1977 of Salem Lutheran Church Cemetery at Dover, Pennsylvania. Pictured is Albert O'Donnell Kump standing between John and Henry Kump's headstones
    Headstone [28 Mar 2006]
    Headstone [28 Mar 2006]
    Headstone of John Kump, aka John Kumpf, at Strayers Cemetery. The memorial has deteriorated substantially over the previous 30 years. Photographed by Chad G. Nichols. Used by permission. © All rights reserved.
    Generaton Shot [28 Mar 2006]
    Generaton Shot [28 Mar 2006]
    Generation shot taken at the headstone of John Kumpf and Henry Kumpf at Strayers Cemetery. Pictured are Dennis Loraine Nichols (3GGS) and Chad Glen Nichols (4GGS). Taken by Sietske W. Nichols

    Histories
    Historical Sheet
    Historical Sheet
    Historical sheet of John Kump & Barbara BENTZEL, originally prepared by Laura C. Kump and extensively modified by Chad G. Nichols

  • Notes 
    • BIRTH: DeLong Church Records list name as "Johannes Kumpf," birthdate as 24 Jun 1776 with parents "William" and "Eva Margretha." Grave marker lists birthdate as 25 Jun 1776. NAME: Common surname spelling is KUMPF and KUMPFF. IGI displays christening occurred at Delong's Reformed Church as "John Kumpf." Common German spelling in historical documents is Johannes Kumpf. Although John's name is frequently written as "John Kumpf," his grave marker list "John Kump." BURIAL: John is buried on the same plot as Henrich Kump, demonstrating a strong verification that in fact that the two are brothers.

      Bowers, Pennsylvania is located (Feb 2005) within Maxatawny Township, Berks County, Pennsylvania, 2 miles east of Lyons Borough. John's birth information comes from Christ "Delong's" Reformed Church. The current congregation's name is Bowers Christ United Church of Christ or Christ Delong UCC and contact information is available at www.ucc.org.

      John and his wife, Barbara, were listed as sponsors for the birth/baptism of several nephews: "John Bentzel," their nephew at the Salem Union Church at Dover Twp, York Co, Pennsylvania on 2 Jun 1802 (birth) and 1 Aug 1802 (baptism); "Daniel Bentzel," their nephew at the Salem Union Church at Dover Twp, York Co, Pennsylvania on 9 May 1809 (baptism); "Elias Bentzel," their nephew at the Salem Union Church at Dover Twp, York Co, Pennsylvania on 20 Jul 1816 (baptism) and 8 Sep 1816 (baptism).

    Census:
    • Occupation: Weaver
    • Occupation: Farmer

  • Sources 
    1. [S756] Nichols Online Library, Digital Documents Researched and Scanned by Chad Nichols & Relatives, Nichols, Chad G., (Catalogue of over 40,000 relatives with more than 5,000 of them having documentation to support their place in the family tree. Some recent generation surnames include Anderson, Broman, Campbell, Cloward, Conder, Dutson, Ericksen, Farmer, Holyoak, Kump, Kylen, Mendenhall, Nichols, Nielson, O'Donnell, Richardson, Roberts, Shelley, Stone, and Walker. Most ancestors are from England, Denmark, Sweden, and Germany. [online] www.nicholslibrary.org 7783 S 4950 W West Jordan, UT 84081 USA) (Reliability: 3).
      Birth Record - 001186
      1800 U.S. Census - 000686
      1810 U.S. Census - 001814
      1820 U.S. Census - 001815
      1830 U.S. Census - 000354
      1840 U.S. Census - 001816
      1850 U.S. Census - 00358
      Historical Sheet - 001278
      Grave Marker - 000803, 003514
      Generation Shot - 003516
      Christ Lutheran Church (York, PA) - 003336

    2. [S335] Genealogical Reports for the Historical Society of York County: Vol XVI, pp 112-23, Young, Henry James, (York, Pennsylvania : 1937), P 123 (Reliability: 3).
      Burial at Strayer’s Cemetery at Dover Twp, Pennsylvania: “Kump, John; Je 25 1776 - Ap 20 1857; aet. 80-9-25”

    3. [S383] DeLong's Reformed Church Records - Bowers, Maxatawny Township, Berks, Pennslyvania, Ziegler, Warren Jacob (1909-), (Allentown, Pennsylvania : W.J. Ziegler, 1987), P 21 (Reliability: 3).
      Lists John Kumpf born 24 Jun 1776 to William & Eva Margaret, sponsors John and Catherine Schlegel

    4. [S346] Family History Library Films, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Salt Lake City, UT : [Online index]), FHL 5050, PT 1 (Reliability: 3).
      Maxatawny or DeLong's Reformed Church at Bowers, Berks, Pennsylvania lists birth of John Kump, son of William & Eva Margaret Kump

    5. [S197] Church Records, 1765-1953 [DeLong's Reformed] (Reliability: 3).
      "Johannes," born 24 Jun 1776, bapt 20 ?; parents "Wilhelm Kumpf & Eva Margretha"; sponsors "Johannes & Catharina Schlegel"

    6. [S490] 1800 United States Federal Census, United States. Bureau of the Census. 2nd Census, 1800, (Washington [District of Columbia] : National Archives and Records Administration Microfilm of original records in the National Archives, Washington, D.C.), P 1332 (Reliability: 3).
      Dover Twp, York, Pennsylvania: Lists "John Cump," lives immediately next door to his brother-in-law, Henry Bentzel, who is listed as "Henry Pencel" in the census; 1 male 26-44 (John), 1 female <10 (Anna Maria), 1 female 26-44 (Barbara)

    7. [S22] 1810 United States Federal Census, United States. Bureau of the Census. 3rd Census, 1810, (Washington [District of Columbia] : National Archives and Records Administration Microfilm of original records in the National Archives, Washington, D.C.), P 1048 (Reliability: 3).
      Dover, York, Pennsylvania: "John Cump," lists 2 males under 10 yrs (David, Daniel), 1 male 26 - 44 yrs (John), 3 females under 10 yrs (Anna Maria, Elizabeth, Catharine), 1 female 26 - 44 yrs (Barbara)

    8. [S412] 1820 United States Federal Census, United States. Bureau of the Census. 2nd Census, 1820, (Washington [District of Columbia] : National Archives and Records Administration Microfilm of original records in the National Archives, Washington, D.C.), P 65 (Reliability: 3).
      Dover Twp, York, Pennsylvania: "Jno Cump," Weaver, 1 male 10-16 yrs (Daniel), 1 male 16-26 yrs (David), 1 male 45+ yrs (John), 2 females under 10 yrs (Lydia, Sarah, ?), 3 females 10-16 yrs (Catharine, Elizabeth, ?), 1 female 45+ yrs (Barbara); also listed on the same census page is John's brother, "Henry Cump"

    9. [S576] 1830 United States Federal Census, United States. Bureau of the Census. 5th Census, 1830, (Washington [District of Columbia] : National Archives and Records Administration Microfilm of original records in the National Archives, Washington, D.C.), P. 297 (Reliability: 3).
      Dover Twp, York, Pennsylvania - John Kump Household
      --1 male 15 to 20 yrs (?), 1 male 50 to 60 yrs (John), 1 female 10 to 15 yrs (Lydia), 1 female 15 to 20 yrs (Sarah), 2 females 20 to 30 yrs (Catharine, Elizabeth), 1 female 50 to 60 yrs (Barbara)

    10. [S608] 1840 United States Federal Census, United States. Bureau of the Census. 4th Census, 1840, (Washington [District of Columbia] : National Archives and Records Administration Microfilm of original records in the National Archives, Washington, D.C.), P 105 (Reliability: 3).
      Dover Twp, York, Pennsylvania: "John Kump," 1 male 50-60 yrs (John), 1 female 15-20 yrs (Lydia), 1 female 20-30 yrs (Sarah or Catharine), 1 female 50-60 yrs (Barbara)

    11. [S420] 1850 United States Federal Census, United States. Bureau of the Census. 7th Census, 1850, (Washington [District of Columbia] : National Archives and Records Administration Microfilm of original records in the National Archives, Washington, D.C.), P. 305 (Reliability: 3).
      Dover, York, Pennsylvania: "John Kumpff," age 72, Farmer, value of real estate 1800, birthplace Pennsylvania; "Barbara," age 74, birthplace Pennsylvania; Catharine, age 28, birthplace Pennsylvania; "Sarah," age 24, birthplace Pennsylvania; Also listed in the household are John Boose, Magdalena Boose, Eliza Boose, and John Drien, unknown relationships

    12. [S400] Greater Dover Historical Society, Inc., The, ([Online]) (Reliability: 3).
      Joyce Law transcripts of Strayer's Cemetery list "John Kump," born 6/25/1776, died 4/20/1857, age 80 yrs 9 mos 25 days

    13. [S346] Family History Library Films, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Salt Lake City, UT : [Online index]), FHL 22167, 5290 PT 5 (Reliability: 3).
      York County, Pennsylvania Cemetery Card Index

    14. [S381] Grave Marker (Reliability: 3).
      In
      memory of
      JOHN KUMP
      born
      Jun. 26, 1776
      died
      Apr. 20, 1857
      Aged
      80 years, 7 mos & 25 days
      Photo & transcription by Chad G. Nichols

    15. [S205] Personal Research & Library, Dorel G. Kump, Kump, Dorel G., ([email] daokump # yahoo.com) (Reliability: 3).
      Photographed Lutheran Church Cemetery, Sep 1977

    16. [S415] Ancestral File (R), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Copyright (c) 1987, June 1998, data as of 5 January 1998).

    17. [S335] Genealogical Reports for the Historical Society of York County: Vol XVI, pp 112-23, Young, Henry James, (York, Pennsylvania : 1937), V2Y P119, 210-217 (Reliability: 3).

    18. [S346] Family History Library Films, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Salt Lake City, UT : [Online index]), FHL 022180, 5291 PART 7 (Reliability: 3).
      York & Adams Counties Church Records

    19. [S386] Heidelberg Church, Heidelberg Township, Lehigh County, PA : A History and the Church Records, 1740-1978, Hollenbach, Raymond E (ca. 1893-1991), ([S.l. : s.n.], 1977) (Reliability: 3).
      Evangelical Lutheran Congregation

    20. [S387] Berks County Church Records of the 18th Century, Wright, Frederick Edward (1934-), (Westminster, Md. : Family Line Publications, 1993-1994), VOL 4, P 161 (Reliability: 3).

    21. [S383] DeLong's Reformed Church Records - Bowers, Maxatawny Township, Berks, Pennslyvania, Ziegler, Warren Jacob (1909-), (Allentown, Pennsylvania : W.J. Ziegler, 1987), #26 P 21 (Reliability: 3).
      This source is listed by Laura C. Kump on family group sheet. Unknown which of the children is listed on this source.